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World Conference of the International Women"s Year

Charles H. Percy

World Conference of the International Women"s Year

report to the Committee on Government Operations, United States Senate

by Charles H. Percy

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Charles H. Percy.
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Government Operations.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1106 1975 .P47
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 73 p. ;
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4853701M
LC Control Number75602872

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